Elsie P. Reed
Elsie Pearl Reed, 80, of Uvalde died on Nov. 24, 2017, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital.
She was born on May 5, 1937, in Somerset to Ethel (Popham) and Willie Delbert Taylor.
She married Charles Richard Reed on Aug. 20, 1955, in Pleasanton. He preceded her in death on Feb. 14, 2016.
She is survived by one daughter, Debbie Kirkham and husband, Gary, of Uvalde; one son, Clifford Reed and wife, Kim, of Hondo; four grandchildren, Taylor Kirkham, Cameron Reed, Blake Reed, and Emily Reed; two sisters, Bessie Cox of Beeville and Barbara Padgett of Pensacola, Florida; and four brothers, Lawrence Taylor of Rockport, J.B. Taylor of Beeville, David Taylor of Cotulla, and Franklin Taylor of Flour Bluff.
Reed was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and two brothers, Robert Taylor and Walter Taylor.
Funeral services were held on Monday at 11 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, followed by interment at Hillcrest Cemetery. The Rev. Matthew Mitton officiated.
Pallbearers were Taylor Kirkham, Cameron Reed, Blake Reed, Emily Reed, Robert Padgett and Jackie Padgett.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com